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    Red Grooms (b. 1937)
    Somewhere in Beverly Hills, 1966-1976
    Acrylic on plywood and masonite construction
    94-1/2 x 84-1/2 x 24-3/4 inches (240.0 x 214.6 x 62.9 cm)
    Signed and dated lower right: Red Grooms 1966-1976

    PROVENANCE:
    Marlborough Gallery, New York;
    Sotheby's New York, May 4, 1987, lot 81a;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.

    EXHIBITED:
    Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, and elsewhere, "Red Grooms: A Retrospective 1956-1984," 1985-1986, cat. no. 115, illustrated;
    The Tampa Museum, May 21- August 22, 1983 (label verso).

    LITERATURE:
    C. Ratcliff, Red Grooms, New York, 1984, no. 103, p. 92, illustrated.

    Please note this work will not be available for preview in our Beverly Hills office.


    Condition Report*: A few scattered chips, most notably to the male figure's elbow and and long the edges; scattered chips and abrasions to the base.
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    May, 2018
    24th Thursday
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